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Community Canada Day Events

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Cardigan, PEI

Cardigan, PEI

9:30am-4:00pm

9:30 am Parade Assemble at Ball Fields

10:00 am Parade Departure from Ball Field

11:00 am Raising of Flag and Singing of O Canada at Cenotaph

11:15 am - 2pm Live entertainment by De Gros Martians, Kevin Ryan and Carter MacLelland. Other performers throughout the afternoon. Food and refreshments will be available from the Kings County Farmers Market and a variety of Not for profit Organizations. Traditional Childrens games, Eurobubble, Face Painting and Inflatable Amusements will be available throughout the afternoon.

Event Details

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North Rustico, PEI

North Rustico, PEI

Theme: “Rustico Celebrates 1864, the Birth of our Nation.”
Schedule of Events

8:00am – 5K Fun Run starting at the Grandstand in Seawalk Park (formerly Centennial Park)
9:30am – Interfaith Service (Seawalk Park)
10:30am – Street Parade featuring Jeff Hutcheson from Canada AM CTV as Parade Marshal (begins at Gulf Shore School and follows Main Street to North Star Arena)
11:15am – Mike Pendergast Children’s Show (Gazebo in Seawalk Park)
11:30am – Official Flag Raising & singing of National Anthem by Carolyn Bertram (Seawalk Park)
11:45am – Booths open (Seawalk Park)
12:00pm – Johnny Ross and Guest (Grandstand)
12:20pm – Gordon Belcher, Richard Wood & Brad Fremlin (Grandstand)
12:30pm – Dump Road Derby (Timber Lane)
1:15pm – Pie Eating Contest (Grandstand)
2:00pm – Bingo (Fire Hall)
2:00pm – Catherine MacLellan (Grandstand)
3:00pm – Ten Strings and a Goat Skin (Grandstand)
4:00pm – Kim Albert & Faces (Grandstand)
6:00pm – Boat Parade (Rustico Bay)
6:30pm – Leon Gallant & the Avonlea Show Band (Grandstand)
7:15pm – Ticket Draws (Grandstand)
8:30pm – Renegade (Grandstand)
Dusk – Fireworks (Rustico Bay)

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Miltonvale Park, PE

Miltonvale Park, PE

Residents and friends of Miltonvale Park are invited to join us in celebrating the birth of our great nation! There will be cake and a barbecue along with some fantastic entertainment by Bryson Guptill and John MacAllar.

Come celebrate with us between 12:00 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. at the Miltonvale Park (413 Sleepy Hallow Rd). This event is supported by the PEI 2014 Fund and the Department of Canadian Heritage. Rain location is the Milton Community Hall (7 New Glasgow Rd, corner of Rte 7 & 224).

For more information you can call us at (902)368-3090 or email us at admin@miltonvalepark.com See you there!

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Richmond, PE

Richmond, PE

Mackinnon Homestead Grounds, 31228 Route 2, Richmond, PE

  • July 1, 2:00-4:00pm
  • O Canada
  • Flag Raising
  • Gaelic/English Welcome
  • Entertainment
  • Contests
  • Prizes
  • Free birthday cake
  • Free admission

Sponsored by the non-profit Scottish Fiddlers and Ceilidh Dancers Association. Call 854-3513 for more information.

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Seniors Active Living Centre

Seniors Active Living Centre

10:00am-noon, UPEI Complex
- Oak Tree Singers performance
- Presentation by Sterling Stratton, entitled The Streets of Charlottetown in 1864, Pen & Ink Images of Confederation Era Buildings Still Standing in 2014.
- Bingo
- Cake & Ice Cream

Funding provided by Heritage Canada.

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Fort Augustus, PE

Fort Augustus, PE

Recreation Centre - 10:00am-1:00pm

  • Flag Raising
  • Concert
  • Bingo
  • Horseback Riding
  • Fish Pond
  • BBQ
  • Birthday cake

Everyone is welcome.

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Farmers' Bank of Rustico Museum

Farmers' Bank of Rustico Museum

12 noon: Flag raising ceremony with the singing of “Oh Canada” in English and French followed by a lunch of traditional Acadian foods such as: baked beans, bannock, mussels, (hot dogs for youth) and a celebratory cake.

1:30pm: Heritage presentation on the influence of the Acadians on the national anthem “Oh Canada”.

2pm - 4pm: Family portraits Wearing Traditional Acadian costumes.

Location: 2188 Church Road, Route 243 off Route 6.

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Stratford, PE

Stratford, PE

Tea Hill Park 1:30pm-4:00pm
More Details

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Silver Threads Seniors Club

Silver Threads Seniors Club

Come out and join us on July 1st for our celebrations beginning at 10:30am at the Gazebo located next to the Silver Threads Seniors Club, 78 Main Street , Souris .

Light refreshments, entertainment and the unveiling of our 2014 project, a commemorative mural depicting the history of shipbuilding in Souris.

Funding partners PEI 2014 and the Town of Souris .

To be followed by a bakery bingo at 1:00 pm at the Silver Threads Club.

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Afton, PE

Afton, PE

Afton Community Centre
11:00am until 2:00pm
- Children's Games
- BBQ
- Cake
- Entertainment

1552 Route 19
New Dominion, PE

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Cornwall, PE

Cornwall, PE

8am-11am: Pancake Breakfast at Cornwall Civic Centre
** Sponsored by Cornwall Save Easy & Cornwall Lion's Club"**

11am: OFFICIAL OPENING (Cornwall Civic Centre)
12pm-2pm: Old Fashioned Kiddie Carnival (photo booth, fitness demo)
2pm-4:30pm: Family Pool Party
5pm-7pm: BBQ & Family Games
10pm: Annual Fireworks (PEI Pyro FX) at Hyde Pond

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West Covehead, PE

West Covehead, PE

Where: North Shore Community Centre in West Covehead (2120 Covehead Rd.)

1:00pm-1:30pm Official Opening Ceremony (Protocol Ceremonies)

1:30pm - 2:30pm Cake and Ice Cream Served

1:30pm - 3:30pm Music Starts, bouncy castle, face painting, etc.

2:00pm - 2:45pm children's activities/games
A Toy Story bouncy castle has been booked, and more...

Entertainment by Dino Dunsford...Horse/Carriage....

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Souris, PE

Souris, PE

The TOWN OF SOURIS along with C.A.F.E. invite you to come celebrate Canada Day, Tuesday, July 1st, 2014 at the CN Park in Souris.

Remember to bring along a chair or a blanket as seating will be limited.

Festivities will get underway at 12:00pm with Greetings from Mayor David MacDonald and MLA Colin LaVie.

Followed by Raising of the Flag & Singing of O'Canada, Cake Cutting, Volunteer Awards and Wear your Flag Contest

Then at 1:15pm our Entertainment will begin. Including Dylan Ferguson, Pieds en Candence Dance Troupe, Serpentine Studios Student Troupe.
Members of Don't Ye Know Theatre Group will be joining us dressed in period costumes for photo ops!
Childrens Activities include Inflatables, Balloon Twisters, Face Painters, etc.

The Lions Club will be set up at the Park with their Family BBQ, Hotdogs, Burgers & Mussels for Sale.
C.A.F.E. will have Ice Cream Cones for Sale

FIREWORKS @ 10PM ON SOURIS BEACH
BBQ at the beach leading up to Fireworks Show in aid of PEI RINGETTE TEAM 2015 CANADA GAMES.
Be sure to check out our NEW Souris Beach Gateway Park.

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Montague, PE

Montague, PE

Montague Waterfront 4:00pm-7:00pm
- Free BBQ
- Birthday Cake
- Best Dressed Prizes
- Musical Entertainment

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Morell, PE

Morell, PE

Canada Day Celebrations Rossiter Park 12:30-3:00 pm

  • 1:00 pm O Canada, Flag Raising
  • 1:15 pm opening Remarks
  • 1:30 pm Performance by the Lone Cry singers and Jingle Dancers Children's Activities and Face Painting Mussels, Hotdogs and Birthday Cake Music by Under Pressure Opportunities for picture taking with community members dressed in 1864 themed costumes.
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St. Peters Bay, PE

St. Peters Bay, PE

St. Peters Bay Complex 1:00pm-3:30pm

Join us for the singing of O Canada, Open House of the renovated school, Cake, Hot dogs and Fiddlers Sons will be performing.

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Murray Harbour, PE

Murray Harbour, PE

1:30pm-4:30pm

Children Games, entertainment & lots of food!

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Georgetown, PE

Georgetown, PE

Georgetown Town Gardens 1:00pm-3:00pm
Fun & games for all ages. Come out and enjoy free hotdogs & birthday cake.

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Acadian Musical Village - Abram Village

Acadian Musical Village - Abram Village

The Expo-Festival Center and Acadian Musical Village invite you to come celebrate Canada Day. Plenty of activities for the whole family beginning at 11:30 a.m. Free admission.

At 2:00 p.m., the official opening of the Acadian Musical Village followed by a variety show with Marcella & Patricia Richard, Caroline Bernard, Louise Arsenault and Les Steppeuses. Bring your chairs. Activities for children.

Evening dance for the whole family at the EvangelineRecreationCenter with RÉVEIL, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Admission is 5$. FREE for children 12 and under.

PEI 2014 Celebration activity.
Website

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Summerside, PE

Summerside, PE

8:00am-noon - Credit Union Place
- Free swimming, bowling, gym time

Noon+ - Spinnaker's Landing
- O Canada, Flag Raising
- Heather Moyse
- Awards
- Birthday cake
- Entertainment

Noon - 8:00pm Green's Shore
- Go!PEI Walk noon-1:00pm
- Baywatch Bounce’s, face painting, bubbles, and sand Castle Creations
- Free Kayak use 1:00pm-8:00pm
- Potato sack & Two legged races 2:00pm-4:00pm
- Free hot dogs
- Scavenger Hunt 3:00pm-4:30pm
- Entertainment 6:30-8:15pm
- Fireworks @ Dusk

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Tyne Valley, PE

Tyne Valley, PE

Green Park Shipbuilding Museum 1:30pm-4:00pm
360 Green Park Road

Entertainment, face painting, crafts & games, birthday cake!

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Orwell Corner, PE

Orwell Corner, PE

We will host a Canada day event beginning at 1:00pm, that will include a flag raising ceremony, birthday cake, hot dogs, wagon rides, cotton candy, a live concert featuring Treble with girls, kids games and other stuff.

Free admission all day.

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Cavendish, PEI

Cavendish, PEI

10:00am
Celebrate Canada’s birthday with free entry at Parks Canada sites! You can also catch games, races and cake at Green Gables Heritage Place.

Darnley, PE

Twin Shores Campground
8:00am-10:00pm

  • Family 5K Fun Run
  • Entertainment
  • Dance
  • Fireworks